DEPARTMENT OF ENERGY
Federal Energy Regulatory Commission
[Project No. 2197-100]
Alcoa Power Generating Inc.; Notice of Application Accepted for Filing, Soliciting Comments, Motions To Intervene, and Protests
Take notice that the following hydroelectric application has been filed with the Commission and is available for public inspection:
a.Type of Application:Temporary License Variance to Drawdown NarrowsReservoir to 20 feet in November/December 2012 for about 18 days.
c.Date Filed:August 29, 2012.
d.Applicant:Alcoa Power Generating Inc.
e.Name of Project:Yadkin River Hydroelectric Project.
f.Location:The project is located on the Yadkin/Pee Dee River in Montgomery, Stanly, Davidson, Rowan, and Davie Counties, North Carolina.
g.Filed Pursuant to:Federal Power Act, 16 USC 791a-825r.
h.Applicant Contact:Mark Gross, Vice President, Operations Alcoa Power Generating Inc., Yadkin Division, PO Box 576, Badin, NC 28009-0576, Telephone No. (704) 422-5774,firstname.lastname@example.org.
i.FERC Contact:Mrs. Anumzziatta Purchiaroni, (202) 502-6191,Anumzziatta.Purchiaroni@ferc.gov.
j. Deadline for filing comments, motions to intervene, and protests, October 3, 2012. All documents may be filed electronically via the Internet. See, 18 CFR 385.2001(a)(1)(iii) and the instructions on the Commission's Web site athttp://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/efiling.asp.If unable to be filed electronically, documents may be paper-filed. To paper-file, an original and seven copies should be mailed to: Secretary, Federal Energy Regulatory Commission, 888 First Street, NE., Washington, DC 20426. Commenters can submit brief comments up to 6,000 characters, without prior registration, using the eComment system athttp://www.ferc.gov/docs-filing/ecomment.asp.You must include your name and contact information at the end of your comments.